Tag Archives: Fusion

SONG OF THE DAY The Mysterious Flying Orchestra – Shadows

Anyone that knows me may just think that today’s choice of song is a bit too ‘smooth’, but there is something about this smoochy tune that garnered enough of my attention to think, ‘yes, I’m liking a bit of this’.  … Continue reading

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SONG OF THE DAY Trifle – New Religion

Today’s track has hip hop sample written all over it, so I wasn’t surprised to discover that this has been used numerous times by various artist over the years. Featuring on the one and only album the jazz/prog-rock band, Trifle … Continue reading

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SONG OF THE DAY Jeremy Steig – Howlin’ For Judy

For any Beastie Boys fans out there, you may recognise today’s exceedingly funky flute groove from their 1994 track, Sure Shot. Taking the sample from a song released nearly 25 years prior to this, the Beastie’s, have slowed down the … Continue reading

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“Let music loosen our deafness to spirit, play and let play”  Mevlana Rumi Brought to you courtesy of Germany’s Sound Voyage label, today’s song comes complete with a pretty neat write-up, explaining the artist/s behind this inspiriting piece of spiritual … Continue reading

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SONG OF THE DAY Ahmed Abdul-Malik – La Ibkey

What an exotic way to spend six minutes! Thank you to my friend for introducing me to the fascinating sounds of Ahmed Abdul-Malik!! Born Jonathan Tim, Jr in 1927, Ahmed Abdul-Malik was an American jazz double bassist and oud player.  … Continue reading

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SONG OF THE DAY Sly 5th Ave – No Diggity (feat. Sydney Driver)

Going by the name of Sly5thAve, Sylvester Uzoma Onyejiaka is a multi-instrumentalist, arranger and producer  who lives, works and creates in Brooklyn.  Also a member of funk project Igbo, Ghost Note, Strawberry Jam and Quantic’s live band, Sly’s latest project sees him paying tribute to … Continue reading

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